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NASDAQ:PDFS

PDF Solutions - PDFS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$28.38
+1.00 (+3.65%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$27.62
$30.31
50-Day Range
$19.48
$28.38
52-Week Range
$19.34
$33.78
Volume
231,971 shs
Average Volume
158,113 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.05 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$38.00

PDF Solutions MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
33.9% Upside
$38.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
2.15% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.47mentions of PDF Solutions in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$340,906 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($0.34) to ($0.11) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.11 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

421st out of 665 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

148th out of 230 stocks

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About PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) Stock

PDF Solutions, Inc. provides proprietary software and physical intellectual property products for integrated circuit designs, electrical measurement hardware tools, proven methodologies, and professional services in the United States, China, Japan, Taiwan, and internationally. The company offers Exensio software products, such as Manufacturing Analytics that stores collected data in a common environment with a consistent view for enabling product engineers to identify and analyze production yield, performance, reliability, and other issues; Process Control that provides failure detection and classification capabilities for monitoring, alarming, and controlling manufacturing tool sets; Test Operations that offers data collection and analysis capabilities; and Assembly Operations that provides device manufacturers with the capability to link assembly and packaging data, including fabrication and characterization data over the product life cycle. It also provides design-for-inspection (DFI) Systems, such as DFI on-chip instruments; eProbe non-contactless E-beam tool; and Characterization Vehicle (CV) system, which includes CV test chips and pdFasTest electrical testers, as well as Exensio characterization software, designed to analyze the measurements collected from DFI on-chip instruments using the eProbe tool. In addition, the company offers Cimetrix software products that enables equipment manufacturers to provide industry standard interfaces on their products; and software-as-a-service, software related services, and characterization services. It sells its technologies and services through direct sales force, service teams, and strategic alliances to integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor companies, foundries, equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing suppliers, original device manufacturers, out-sourced semiconductor assembly and test, and system houses. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

PDF Solutions Stock Performance

PDFS opened at $28.38 on Friday. PDF Solutions has a one year low of $19.34 and a one year high of $33.78. The company has a market cap of $1.05 billion, a P/E ratio of -72.77 and a beta of 1.48. The business's 50-day simple moving average is $23.29 and its 200-day simple moving average is $24.96.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 12th. The technology company reported ($0.11) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.04) by ($0.07). The company had revenue of $33.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $31.50 million. PDF Solutions had a negative return on equity of 6.72% and a negative net margin of 11.52%. As a group, analysts predict that PDF Solutions will post -0.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. StockNews.com upgraded PDF Solutions from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 24th. TheStreet raised shares of PDF Solutions from a "d+" rating to a "c-" rating in a research report on Monday, May 16th.

Insider Activity

In related news, CFO Adnan Raza sold 10,000 shares of PDF Solutions stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.62, for a total transaction of $206,200.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 100,637 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,075,134.94. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. In the last quarter, insiders sold 16,156 shares of company stock worth $340,906. Corporate insiders own 11.40% of the company's stock.

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PDFS Stock News Headlines

PDF Solutions(R) Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
PDF Solutions® Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
PDF Solutions (PDFS) to Release Earnings on Thursday
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PDFS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/09/2021
Today
8/14/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/08/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Semiconductor Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:PDFS
CUSIP
69328210
Employees
407
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$38.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$44.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$33.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+33.9%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-21,490,000.00
Pretax Margin
-12.16%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$111.06 million
Book Value
$5.88 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
32,743,000
Market Cap
$1.05 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.48

Key Executives

  • Dr. John K. Kibarian Ph.D. (Age 58)
    Co-Founder, CEO, Pres & Director
    Comp: $400.4k
  • Mr. Adnan Raza (Age 49)
    Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO
    Comp: $310.4k
  • Dr. Andrzej Strojwas Ph.D. (Age 69)
    Chief Technology Officer
    Comp: $285.97k
  • Dr. Kimon W. Michaels Ph.D. (Age 56)
    Co-Founder, Exec. VP of Products & Solutions and Director
  • Mr. David Park
    VP of Marketing
  • Mr. Peter Cohn
    Sec.
  • Dr. P. K. Mozumder (Age 59)
    VP of WW Sales
  • Mr. Jeffrey David
    VP of AI Solutions
  • Said Akar
    Gen. Mang.
  • Mr. Michael Yu
    VP of Sales & Operations - Asia













PDFS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell PDF Solutions stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PDF Solutions in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" PDFS shares.
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What is PDF Solutions' stock price forecast for 2022?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for PDF Solutions' shares. Their PDFS share price forecasts range from $33.00 to $44.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have PDFS shares performed in 2022?

PDF Solutions' stock was trading at $31.79 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, PDFS shares have decreased by 10.7% and is now trading at $28.38.
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When is PDF Solutions' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 8th 2022.
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How were PDF Solutions' earnings last quarter?

PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 9th. The technology company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.15. The technology company earned $29.56 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $28 million. PDF Solutions had a negative net margin of 11.52% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.72%. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.08) earnings per share.

What guidance has PDF Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

PDF Solutions updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Friday, August, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $138.82 million-$138.82 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $137.19 million.

What is John K. Kibarian's approval rating as PDF Solutions' CEO?

19 employees have rated PDF Solutions Chief Executive Officer John K. Kibarian on Glassdoor.com. John K. Kibarian has an approval rating of 79% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of PDF Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PDF Solutions investors own include ADT (ADT), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Qorvo (QRVO), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM), Uniti Group (UNIT), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV) and Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA).

What is PDF Solutions' stock symbol?

PDF Solutions trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PDFS."

Who are PDF Solutions' major shareholders?

PDF Solutions' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cowen Prime Advisors LLC (4.32%), Needham Investment Management LLC (2.32%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.15%), Northern Trust Corp (1.05%), Royce & Associates LP (0.95%) and Deutsche Bank AG (0.84%). Insiders that own company stock include Adnan Raza, Gerald Zheyao Yin, Michael B Gustafson and Shuo Zhang.
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How do I buy shares of PDF Solutions?

Shares of PDFS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is PDF Solutions' stock price today?

One share of PDFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.38.

How much money does PDF Solutions make?

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) has a market capitalization of $1.05 billion and generates $111.06 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-21,490,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.39) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PDF Solutions have?

The company employs 407 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PDF Solutions?

PDF Solutions' mailing address is 2858 DE LA CRUZ BLVD., SANTA CLARA CA, 95050. The official website for the company is www.pdf.com. The technology company can be reached via phone at (408) 280-7900, via email at sonia.segovia@pdf.com, or via fax at 408-280-7915.

This page (NASDAQ:PDFS) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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